Dorie Greenspan Rugelach on a baking tray

Tuesdays with Dorie: Friendship Cookies from Dorie’s Cookies

This week’s Tuesdays with Dorie recipe from Dorie’s Cookies is one I was dreading a little, to be honest. Once I read the recipe for Friendship Cookies, I realised that these were just Rugelach with another name and, well, I remember the last time I tried to make those. Such an ordeal! (you really must … Read more

Chocolate-Cranberry and Almond Cookies from Dorie's Cookies on a black background

Tuesdays with Dorie: Chocolate-Cranberry and Almond Cookies from Dorie’s Cookies

This week’s Tuesdays with Dorie recipe from Dorie’s Cookies is a slightly festive cookie (I think almonds, chocolate and cranberries count as festive, right?) that I loved the sound and look of in the book but which I had a little trouble with making look *quite* as pretty as Dorie’s. Dorie says: Nothing makes me … Read more

Stack of Dorie Greenspan Mint Chocolate Sablés

Tuesdays with Dorie (Dorie’s Cookies): Mint Chocolate Sablés

This week’s Tuesdays with Dorie recipe from Dorie’s Cookies is a classic for the holiday season! Dorie says: My son, Joshua, and I have a thing for the mint-and-chocolate combo. We tried gooey cookies and chubby ones, sandwich cookies and cakey ones, and, in the end, we were surprised by our final choice: this sleek … Read more

Small Raisin Bars from Dorie Greenspan's Dorie's Cookies

Tuesdays with Dorie (Dorie’s Cookies): Raisin Bars

This week’s Tuesdays with Dorie recipe from Dorie’s Cookies is one I’m not entirely sure about in its current iteration but wonder about using different fruit with next time… Dorie says: I know exactly where I found this recipe, but I have no idea where it originally came from. The handwritten recipe was on page … Read more

Dorie Greenspan Cheddar-Seed Wafers from Dorie's Cookies on a black board

Tuesdays with Dorie (Dorie’s Cookies): Cheddar-Seed Wafers

This week’s Tuesdays with Dorie recipe from Dorie’s Cookies was a quick and easy savoury cracker recipe. Dorie says: I started making these in Paris with bits of leftover shredded cheese from my favorite fromagerie and finished by making them in Connecticut with Cabot’s Seriously Sharp Cheddar from my local supermarket. Whether I serve them … Read more

Collection of Dorie Greenspan pain de gênes buttons on a black background

Tuesdays with Dorie (Dorie’s Cookies): Pain de Gênes Buttons

This week’s Tuesdays with Dorie recipe from Dorie’s Cookies was pain de gênes – “soft, chewy cookies with a texture that’s a cross between a sponge and a pound cake.” (Sorry, Dorie, I gotta disagree here – these most definitely fall into the “cake” category, there is nothing cookie-like about them!). Dorie says the recipe … Read more